Doctors’ appointments. Multiple medication prescriptions. Sick leave from work sometimes in order to recuperate. All of those require hard work. It’s so much easier to decide that mental illness can be cured via home remedies. Three years ago I was diagnosed as having bipolar II disorder, along with PTSD, ADHD, and EDNOS (Eating Disorder Not Otherwise Specified). … Continued
About Sandra Charron
I'm the mother of four children working as a registered nurse on a postpartum unit. I was diagnosed with bipolar II disorder two years ago, and in my constant search for information as to how to handle life with this illness, I write whenever and wherever I can in an effort to advocate to end the stigma associated with mental illness. I speak for those who are unable to speak for themselves.